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From: Gail Brown <>
Subject: Re: Aceticism?
Date: Thu, 05 Feb 1998 20:11:11 -0600
Oh, I just can't stand it any longer! Spell checker checking in here!
Acetic acid is a colorless pungent liquid acid C2H4O2 that is the chief
acid of vinegar and that is used especially in synthesis (as of
1 : practicing strict self-denial as a measure of personal and
especially spiritual discipline
2 : austere in appearance, manner, or attitude
(That's from that dictionary site I shared a little while ago! -
The thread is fascinating anyway!